David Blatt Bio, Net Worth, Height, Facts

David Blatt
  • Name: David Blatt
  • Age: 57 years old
  • Height: 6ft 3in (191 cm)
  • Occupation: Basketball Player
  • Net Worth: US $9 Million
  • Status: Alive

David Blatt is a professional basketball coach and former player. He was born on May 22, 1959 in Boston, Massachusetts. He grew up in Framingham where he attended Hebrew school two times a week. He started playing basketball while attending Framingham High School. He was enrolled at Princeton and served as the team’s point guard and captain from 1977-1981. He graduated in 1981 with a degree in English literature. He immigrated to Israel upon graduation to pursue a career in basketball.

Blatt made his professional debut as a player for the Maccabi Haifa Basketball Club in 1981. He played for several Israeli teams in a nine year span until an injury ended his career as a player. Blat started out as a coach for the Hapoel Galil Elyon in the 1993-194 season. He went on to coach teams from Russia, Italy, Turkey and Greece. He was hired as head coach of Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers on June 20, 2014. The Cavs won the Eastern Conference and made the NBA Finals. Blatt was fired as the Cavaliers’ head coach on January 22, 2016. The team had the best record in the East at the time (30-11). He was replaced by retired NBA player ‘Tyronn Lue‘.

David Blatt has a net worth of $9 million. He married ‘Kinneret Blatt’ in 1991 and they have four children; Shani, Adi, Ela and Tamir.

David Blatt Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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David Blatt Age, Birthday, Married

  • Birth Name: David Michael Blatt
  • Birthday: May 22, 1959
  • How Old : Age: 57 years old
  • Place of Birth: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 3in (191 cm)
  • Occupation: Professional Basketball Player, Coach
  • Years Active: Player: 1981–1993, Coach: 1993-present
  • Net Worth : Salary: US $9 Million
  • Marriage(s): Kinneret Blatt
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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